This book, first published in 1977, aims to present a Muslim view of development and highlights some of the related issues that were being debated in the Muslim world. The author outlines the parameters of the Muslim world as well as the Muslim world-view, and provides an analysis of science, science policy and Muslim culture. This title will be of interest to students of economic and social policy, as well as students of Middle Eastern studies.

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Title Page

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Copyright Page

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Original Title Page

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Original Copyright Page

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Table of Contents

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chapter 1|8 pages

What Forms the Muslim World?

chapter 2|16 pages

A Muslim View of Science

chapter 3|13 pages

Science Policy and Development

chapter 5|15 pages

The Social side of Development

chapter 6|26 pages

Aid, Trade and the New Economic Order

chapter 9|17 pages

R & D: Basic or Applied?

chapter 10|15 pages

Paths of Academia

chapter 11|7 pages

The Future